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CU-Boulder Scholarship Application - Scholarships Available for Graduate Students

Apply for these scholarships through the student portal (MyCUBoulder for graduate applicants or MyCUInfo for continuing graduate students). Please note: the scholarship amounts are estimates based on previous awards. The scholarship amounts and availability are subject to change.

Scholarship NameResidencyCriteriaAmountFAFSA?
S Antoinette Bigelow No criteria
  • Major in Women and Gender Studies
Varies FAFSA required
Marci Glazer Crosby Memorial ScholarshipUS citizen
  • Special academic or medical needs
  • Financial need
$500 FAFSA required
Hazel Anderson Gilman ScholarshipUS citizen
  • Academic promise
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Financial need
$1,000 FAFSA required
Allison Preston Goodheart ScholarshipUS citizen
  • Major in history, philosophy, psychology, anthropology, archaeology, or English literature
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Academic merit with minimum 3.25 GPA
  • Complete 40 hours of community service each semester
  • Renewable through competitive reapplication
$1,000-$2,500  
Colonel Raymond C. Hall ScholarshipUS citizen
  • Majors that lead to careers in safety, health, or environmental affairs
  • Academic merit
  • Financial need
$1,000 FAFSA required
LN Herrick ScholarshipColorado
  • Students with a disability
  • Solid academic record
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Renewable through competitive reapplication
$500-$1,400  
Hoffman-Binger ScholarshipUS citizen
  • Academic merit
  • Financial need
VariesFAFSA required
Julia Klug ScholarshipUS citizen
  • Academic merit with minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Financial need
$1,000 FAFSA required
Olive Madigan Scholarship FundUS citizen
  • First generation college student
  • Academic merit with minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Participation in intramural athletics, student government, volunteer activities, or other extra-curricular activity
  • Preference to Illinois residents
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Financial need
$1,000 FAFSA required
Laverne Noyes ScholarshipUS citizen
  • Blood descendants of World War I veterans who enlisted in the US Army or Navy before May 11, 1918 or served overseas before November 11, 1918
  • Financial need
$250-$500 FAFSA required
Martin Luther King ScholarshipUS citizen
  • Academic and community endeavors exemplify the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Minimum 2.75 GPA
  • Financial need
$3,000 - $5,000FAFSA required
Rubin Rabinovitz Memorial ScholarshipUS citizen
  • Major in one of the humanities
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Academic merit with a minimum 3.00 GPA
  • Financial need
  • Renewable through competitive reapplication
$1,000 FAFSA required
Shultz-Spangler Memorial ScholarshipColorado
  • Colorado natives
  • Academic merit with minimum 3.0 GPA
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Financial need
$2,500 FAFSA required
Singleton ScholarshipCalifornia
  • Academic merit with 3.00 GPA
  • Active in extracurricular activities at CU-Boulder such as intramural athletics, student government, etc.
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Financial need
$2,500 FAFSA required
Grant Stribic-Martin ScholarshipNo criteria
  • Academic merit with a minimum 3.00 GPA
  • Preference to juniors and seniors taking mathematics coursework to fulfill teacher certification requirements in secondary science or math
  • College of Arts & Sciences or School of Education
$1,000-$7,000  
Otis & Elsie Teets Endowment ScholarshipColorado
  • Academic merit
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Financial need considered
$1,500 FAFSA required
Vollintine Scholarship FundUS citizen
  • Major in areas which support the public welfare (i.e. teaching, education, criminal justice, health care, sciences, etc.)
  • Academic merit
  • Financial need
$2,500 FAFSA required
Helen Werth Smith Memorial Scholarship US citizen
  • Honorably discharged veterans of the U.S. armed forces
  • Academic merit
  • Financial need
$1,000 FAFSA required
Hazel Gates Woodruff Memorial ScholarshipColorado
  • Academic merit with a minimum 3.00 GPA
  • Pi Beta Phi Sorority members are encouraged to apply
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Financial need
$500-$3,000FAFSA required